Visiting Ghana – My Experience on the Streets of Accra Ghana

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Ghana is one of the West African countries you can visit. It is an English speaking country. It is bordered by Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso and Togo. The capital of Ghana is Accra. Ghana is a peaceful and loving country. It is the first country in Africa to gain independence. This is one of the many reasons why you should visit Ghana. It has a beautiful culture, amazing foods and lovely people.
If you are planning to visit Ghana, there are so many places to visit in Ghana.


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Facts About Ghana

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  • The meaning of Ghana is warrior King
  • It has the biggest man-made lake in the world
  • The longest river in Ghana is the Volta river
  • The official currency is the cedi
  • Ghana has a population of over 30 million people in Ghana.

Number of States/Regions in Ghana

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These are all the states and regions in Ghana.
Greater Accra
Upper East
Upper West


Travel to Ghana Requirements

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Travelling to Ghana requires two things, your international passports and your yellow fever card. To get your Yellow fever card, Please kindly read here:

Or watch the Video Below

Are Ghana Land borders open?

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As of November 2021, Ghana borders are currently not open. To travel to Ghana, you need to travel by Air. All Ghana land borders are currently shut. This makes it impossible to travel by road to Ghana from Nigeria and other West African countries.
Click here to read about travelling to Ghana by Road from Lagos Nigeria.

Ghana Currency


The Ghana official currency is Cedi. Ghana has both the coin and the notes. To check the comparison between Ghana and the Nigerian currency. Watch the video below.

Where Ghana is Located?

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Ghana is located in West Africa and It is one of the popular countries in Africa. It was the first African country to gain independence. It is sandwiched between Togo, Burkina Faso and the Ivory coast which are mostly Francophone countries.

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What Ghana is known For?

Ghana is known for gold, coffee etc. It is one of the highest exporters of cocoa and coffee in the world.

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Travelling to Ghana is one of the things you should add to your bucket lists.

Travel to Ghana from Nigeria Covid 19

If you are travelling to Ghana from Nigeria. You need a covid 19 test. Only a negative test will guarantee your visit to the country.

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Pictures of Ghana

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  1. Good afternoon please what is an average amount one should hold when traveling to Ghana driving your own car? This is after all documentation in Nigeria has been done.

    • This question is a little tricky. There are so many factors involved, Do you already have the papers, the hotels you will be staying, where you will be buying fuel, border protocols etc. Kindly send us a message

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